Taken in the first round of the 2006 NFL draft, Hawk has spent his entire career with Green Bay. He's totaled 923 tackles, three forced fumbles and nine interceptions in nine seasons.
Hawk was released with a failed physical designation.
The move saves the Packers $3.5 million in cap space for the 2015 season.
“I spent nine great years in Green Bay," Hawk said in a statement. "I had awesome teammates and coaches and a great medical staff and equipment staff. Many of them have become my closest friends. We won a ton of games, as well as a Super Bowl, and I loved everything about playing for one of the greatest franchises in all of sports,” Hawk said. “The fans in Green Bay are incredible. Between playing at Lambeau Field as well as seeing them on the road, they always supported us. I am looking forward to my next opportunity in the NFL, but I’ll always cherish my years as a Green Bay Packer.”
The following players will not suit up for the
Green Bay is expected to address linebacker in the draft.
Hawk used the crown of his helmet to hit a defenseless player. There was no flag thrown at the time the hit took place. He was fined $15,750 for the play.
Hawk added six tackles, including four solos.
|2006||Green Bay Packers||16||120||83.0||37||3.5||2||31||15.5||25||0||8|
|2007||Green Bay Packers||16||105||78.0||27||1||1||10||10.0||10||0||4|
|2008||Green Bay Packers||16||86||67.0||19||3||0||0||0.0||0||0||1|
|2009||Green Bay Packers||16||89||67.0||22||1||2||42||21.0||29||0||2|
|2010||Green Bay Packers||16||111||72.0||39||0.5||3||31||10.3||21||0||10|
|2011||Green Bay Packers||14||84||53.0||31||1.5||0||0||0.0||0||0||3|
|2012||Green Bay Packers||16||120||81.0||39||3||0||0||0.0||0||0||0|
|2013||Green Bay Packers||16||118||74.0||44||5||1||7||7.0||7||0||5|
|2014||Green Bay Packers||16||89||53.0||36||0.5||0||0||0.0||0||0||2|
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|2006||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||1||0||2||0||2||0|
|2007||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||1||0||1||0||1||0|
|2008||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2009||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2010||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||0||0||1||0||1||0|
|2011||Green Bay Packers||14||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2012||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2013||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||1||0||1||0||1||0|
|2014||Green Bay Packers||16||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
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